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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas plans to execute eight inmates in a 10-day period next month — an accelerated schedule designed to carry out the death sentences before a chemical component of the lethal injections expires. A look at the condemned prisoners and their cases: ___...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Navy and the Marine Corps are considering new ways to punish inappropriate online activity by service members, including posts of "intimate" images on social media sites. Senior military leaders from the four services are testifying Tuesday before a House...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia's governor pardoned four former sailors who became known as the "Norfolk Four," ending a decades-long fight to clear the men of rape and murder convictions based on intimidating police interrogations. A spokesman for Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A rare poll of Cuban public opinion has found that most of the island's citizens approve of normal relations with the United States and large majorities want more tourists to visit and the expansion of private business ownership. In a poll of 840 people taken...
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas' governor signed legislation Tuesday ending the state's practice of commemorating Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee on the same holiday as slain civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr., leaving only two states remaining that honor the two men on...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The city's top prosecutor will be charged in a corruption case Tuesday after a nearly two-year investigation by the FBI, IRS and others, according to a law enforcement official with direct knowledge of the investigation. The investigation into embattled...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A law enforcement official with direct knowledge of the investigation says the FBI and IRS will announce corruption charges Tuesday against embattled Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams. The official wasn't authorized to release the information ahead...
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing of man who lied to FBI about Dylann Roof's plan to massacre worshippers at a South Carolina church (all times local): 12:35 a.m. The only person with whom Dylann Roof shared his plans to massacre worshippers at a South...
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Police are searching for five or six men or boys suspected of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl on Facebook Live. Department spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said Tuesday that detectives found the girl and reunited her with her family. She went missing on...